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Sample Plans by Sub-Plan

Sample plans are designed to demonstrate one of several possible ways to complete a degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your sub-plan, or if courses don’t fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic advisors to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.




Professional Physics Sample Plan

Year 1 - Fall Credits
PHYS 1301W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I 4
MATH 1271 Calculus I 4
Freshman Composition 4
LE Requirement 4
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 1 - Spring
PHYS 1302W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II 4
MATH 1272 Calculus II 4
LE Requirements 8
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 2 - Fall
PHYS 2503 Physics III: Introduction to Waves, Optics, and Special Relativity 4
PHYS 2201 Introductory Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics 3
MATH 2243 Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 4
LE Requirement 4
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 2 - Spring
PHYS 2601 Quantum Physics 4
PHYS 2605 Quantum Physics Laboratory 3
MATH 2263 Multivariable Calculus 4
Free elective 3
Total credits: 14.0 credits
Year 3 - Fall
PHYS 4001 Analytical Mechanics 4
PHYS 4051 Methods of Experimental Physics I 5
Technical elective 4
Free elective 3
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 3 - Spring
PHYS 4002 Electricity and Magnetism 4
PHYS 4052W Methods of Experimental Physics II 5
Technical elective 4
Total credits: 13.0 credits
Year 4 - Fall
PHYS 4101 Quantum Mechanics 4
PHYS 4201 Statistical and Thermal Physics 3
Technical elective 4
Free elective 3
Total credits: 14.0 credits
Year 4 - Spring
Technical electives 13
Free elective 3
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Sample plan total credits: 120.0





Engineering Physics Sample Plan

Year 1 - Fall Credits
PHYS 1301W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I 4
MATH 1371 CSE Calculus I 4
Freshman Composition 4
LE Requirement 4
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 1 - Spring
PHYS 1302W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II 4
MATH 1372 CSE Calculus II 4
LE Requirement 4
Free elective 3
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 2 - Fall
PHYS 2503 Physics III: Introduction to Waves, Optics, and Special Relativity 4
PHYS 2201 Introductory Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics 3
MATH 2373 CSE Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 4
LE Requirement 4
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 2 - Spring
PHYS 2601 Quantum Physics 4
PHYS 2605 Quantum Physics Laboratory 3
MATH 2374 CSE Multivariable Calculus and Vector Analysis 4
LE Requirement 4
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 3 - Fall
PHYS 4001 Analytical Mechanics 4
PHYS 4051 Methods of Experimental Physics I 5
Free electives 6
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 3 - Spring
PHYS 4002 Electricity and Magnetism 4
PHYS 4052W Methods of Experimental Physics II 5
Technical elective 5
Total credits: 14.0 credits
Year 4 - Fall
PHYS 4101 Quantum Mechanics 4
PHYS 4201 Statistical and Thermal Physics 3
Technical electives 6
Free elective 3
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 4 - Spring
Technical electives 14
Total credits: 14.0 credits
Sample plan total credits: 120.0





Biological Physics Sample Plan

Year 1 - Fall Credits
PHYS 1301W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I 4
MATH 1371 CSE Calculus I 4
Freshman Composition 4
LE Requirement 3
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 1 - Spring
PHYS 1302W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II 4
MATH 1372 CSE Calculus II 4
CHEM 1061 Chemical Principles I 3
CHEM 1065 Chemical Principles I Lab 1
BIOL 1009 General Biology 4
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 2 - Fall
PHYS 2503 Physics III: Introduction to Waves, Optics, and Special Relativity 4
PHYS 2201 Introductory Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics 3
MATH 2373 CSE Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 4
CHEM 1062 Chemical Principles II 3
CHEM 1066 Chemical Principles II Lab 1
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 2 - Spring
PHYS 2601 Quantum Physics 4
PHYS 2605 Quantum Physics Laboratory 3
MATH 2374 CSE Multivariable Calculus and Vector Analysis 4
CHEM 2301 Organic Chemistry I 3
Total credits: 14.0 credits
Year 3 - Fall
PHYS 4001 Analytical Mechanics 4
PHYS 4051 Methods of Experimental Physics I 5
BIOC 3021 Biochemistry 3
LE Requirement 3
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 3 - Spring
PHYS 4002 Electricity and Magnetism 4
PHYS 4052W Methods of Experimental Physics II 5
LE Requirements 6
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 4 - Fall
PHYS 4101 Quantum Mechanics 4
PHYS 4201 Statistical and Thermal Physics 3
Technical elective 4
Free elective 3
Total credits: 14.0 credits
Year 4 - Spring
Technical electives 7
Free electives 9
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Sample plan total credits: 120.0



Physics for Teaching Sample Plan

Year 1 - Fall Credits
PHYS 1301W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I 4
MATH 1371 CSE Calculus I 4
Freshman Composition 4
LE Requirement 4
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 1 - Spring
PHYS 1302W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II 4
MATH 1372 CSE Calculus II 4
LE Requirements 8
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 2 - Fall
PHYS 2503 Physics III: Introduction to Waves, Optics, and Special Relativity 4
PHYS 2201 Introductory Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics 3
MATH 2373 CSE Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 4
Free elective 4
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 2 - Spring
PHYS 2601 Quantum Physics 4
PHYS 2605 Quantum Physics Laboratory 3
MATH 2374 CSE Multivariable Calculus and Vector Analysis 4
PSY 1001 Introduction to Psychology 4
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 3 - Fall
PHYS 4001 Analytical Mechanics 4
PHYS 4051 Methods of Experimental Physics I 5
Free elective 4
Total credits: 13.0 credits
Year 3 - Spring
PHYS 4002 Electricity and Magnetism 4
PHYS 4052W Methods of Experimental Physics II 5
PHYS 4121W History of 19th-Century Physics 3
Free elective 3
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 4 - Fall
Technical electives 14
Total credits: 14.0 credits
Year 4 - Spring
PHIL 3601W Scientific Thought 4
Technical electives 12
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Sample plan total credits: 120.0





Computational Physics Sample Plan

Year 1 - Fall Credits
PHYS 1301W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I 4
MATH 1371 CSE Calculus I 4
Freshman Composition 4
LE Requirement 3
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 1 - Spring
PHYS 1302W Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II 4
MATH 1372 CSE Calculus II 4
CSCI 1113 Introduction to C/C++ Programming for Scientists and Engineers 4
LE Requirement 3
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 2 - Fall
PHYS 2503 Physics III: Introduction to Waves, Optics, and Special Relativity 4
PHYS 2201 Introductory Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics 3
MATH 2373 CSE Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 4
CSCI 1913 Computer Science II 4
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 2 - Spring
PHYS 2601 Quantum Physics 4
PHYS 2605 Quantum Physics Laboratory 3
MATH 2374 CSE Multivariable Calculus and Vector Analysis 4
LE Requirement 4
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 3 - Fall
PHYS 4001 Analytical Mechanics 4
PHYS 4051 Methods of Experimental Physics I 5
LE Requirement 3
Free elective 3
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 3 - Spring
PHYS 4002 Electricity and Magnetism 4
PHYS 4052W Methods of Experimental Physics II 5
Technical electives 7
Total credits: 16.0 credits
Year 4 - Fall
PHYS 4101 Quantum Mechanics 4
PHYS 4201 Statistical and Thermal Physics 3
Technical electives 8
Total credits: 15.0 credits
Year 4 - Spring
Technical electives 4
Free electives 7
LE Requirement 3
Total credits: 14.0 credits
Sample plan total credits: 120.0




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